What does Von mean?
Von [von] as a boys' name is pronounced von. It is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Von is "hope". Also a respelling of the Dutch-derived Van.
Associated with: norse.
Von has 1 more alternative form via Van: Vann.Kreatif forms:
(male) Vaun, Vauon, ..
(female) Vonia, Vonnia, ..
How popular is Von?
Von is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1162 out of 1220, Top 95%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#55732 out of 150436, Top 37%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Von for boys. Von entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top rank of #794 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Davon (#1120 in recent rankings), Van (#773), Vann and Vaughn (#938) are the popular varying forms of Von. Usage of these relations of Von was well-received among parents in the year 1994 and is almost as widespread today, but with the version Davon becoming less fashionable. Vaughn is the most chic boy name in this list.